Injectable bone powder


Researchers from RegenTec - UK based research and Pharma company has discovered something you might call magic powder. This powder acts like sealing agent between fractured and broken bone pieces. This powder which needs to be injected into the patients bone fills the void created by fracture or broken bone. This will speed the recovery process. It is just like a quick fix. 

“You won’t be able to just walk out of a hospital with a broken leg,” said Robin Quirk, a professor at the University of Nottingham who, along with Kevin Shakesheff in the United States, originally developed the technology. “What we are trying to do in the short term is have something that fills the void left by a break that acts like normal spongy bone and encourages natural regeneration.”

The powder is not replacement for the bone itself, rather it gives stability and aids bone growth. 

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